• 23 Nov 2015
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 28
This report offers practical advice on investigating international mobile roaming services and provides the context and information needed to do two things: first, to choose the approach to roaming; and second, to run the day-to-day investigation...
  • 31 Oct 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 55
This report analyses the various actors in the provision of Internet connection and the role played by each one, as well as the bottlenecks that can lead to inefficiencies and associated costs in the sub-Saharan Africa. It also sets out concrete...
  • 01 Jun 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 45
General and special taxes on telecommunication/ICT services are not the only direct or indirect interaction between the finance ministry and telecommunications/ICT operators. In addition, customs taxes on telecommunication equipment or devices have...
  • 11 Mar 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 29
This report describes and analyses the various resources, strategies and tools that regulators need to improve the enforcement of national laws, rules and regulations governing consumer protection in a converging environment. The guidelines,...
  • 11 Feb 2013
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 79
The aim of the report is to promote the sharing of best practices adopted by PPP broadband projects, whether they have been used to provide broadband access nationally, regionally, or in rural areas. This document provides an overall view of the best...
  • 05 Mar 2012
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 166
This report has been prepared as a background document for the ITU Connect Arab Summit, which takes place in Doha, Qatar from 5 to 7 March 2012. The main objective of the report is to provide an overview of the deployment and adoption of information...
  • 03 Nov 2006
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 72
In the telecommunication industry, economic modelling techniques such as regression analysis, simulations and linear programming are powerful tools that can aid decision making for governments, regulatory authorities and telecommunication operators....
  • 13 Jul 2006
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 167
This second edition of the Blue Book is the result of continued coordination and collaboration between the ITU-D and CITEL (Inter-American Telecommunications Commission). The Blue Book has been updated to take into account the rapidly changing...
  • 01 Dec 2003
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 202
Telecommunications and ICTs have become a key infrastructure necessary for human development. As the sector has transformed into one driven by commercial interest, one question begs to be answered: what actions can be taken to stimulate private...
This publication is aimed in particular at network operators and regulatory authorities in developing countries who do not have very detailed data at their disposal on their costs or on the development of prices in their market. The first part...
On behalf of the ITU, the Telecommunication Development Bureau has taken on the responsibility of assisting countries as they restructure their telecommunication sectors to meet the challenges of globalization and liberalization. Reports from...
  • 02 Jan 1998
  • International Telecommunication Union
  • Pages: 389
This publication is intended to provide an annual review of various key issues in international telecommunications as examined by the International Telecommunication Union/Telecommunication Development Bureau - ITU/BDT. This year’s authors have...
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